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Miranda Rectenwald

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Miranda Rectenwald
Job Title
Curator of Local History
Phone Number
(314) 935-5444

Collecting Area

Local History (St. Louis area)


Miranda joined the Julian Edison Department of Special Collections in 2006. She holds an MA in history and museum studies from the University of Missouri-St. Louis. She has been a member of the Academy of Certified Archivists, with Certified Archivist designation, since 2007.   

Selected projects, activities, and accomplishments

Services Include

  • Identify and provide library tools, resources, and services that meet your research needs.
  • Develop effective instruction and learning materials for courses and disciplines.
  • Cultivate, maintain, and manage collections of greatest value to the Washington University community.